Review: Volvo XC40 Recharge (2020)

Electric XC40 with 249-mile range.

On sale 2020.

Volvo XC40 Recharge (2020): At A Glance

The electric Volvo XC40 Recharge will have a range of 249 miles and a price tag of around £50,000 when it goes on sale next year.

With two electric motors, the four-wheel-drive XC40 will have a total output of 408PS and 660Nm of torque. Power comes from a 78kWh battery located beneath the car's floor and capable of being charged to 80 per cent in around 40 minutes.

The electric XC40 will cover 0-62mph in 4.9 seconds, says Volvo, while top speed is limited to 112mph.

Inside, the XC40 Recharge will have a cabin broadly the same as the standard car - aside from a new Android-powered infotainment system

What does a Volvo XC40 Recharge (2020) cost?

List Price from £25,285
Buy new from £22,995
Contract hire from £269.99 per month